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Alan Byrd, operations superintendent for App State's New River Light and Power. Photo by Kyla Willoughby

App State's NRLP Operations Superintendent among 27 Award of Distinction honorees
May 14, 2024

App State honors 27 students, faculty and staff at 2nd annual Awards of Distinction ceremony
NRLP lineworkers in bucket trucks restore power after vehicle crashed into utility pole.

App State's New River Light and Power celebrates local lineworkers
Apr 8, 2024

App State’s New River Light and Power celebrates local lineworkers

By Mariana Greene

A couple works on sealing drafts outside their home using caulking and a ladder.

Spring savings tips
Mar 26, 2024

Article courtesy of Questline Digital

Edited and updated by Mariana Greene

 

Matthew Makdad named new general manager of App State's New River Light and Power
Feb 13, 2024

Matthew Makdad, P.E., has been named general manager of Appalachian State University's New River Light and Power, effective February 1.

Power Outage Preparedness
Jan 10, 2024

Although your electric service is generally very reliable, extreme weather conditions and other factors can lead to a temporary loss of power.

Fall maintenance tips for your home
Oct 5, 2023

The weather is getting colder and the nights longer. At the same time, summer heat, humidity and storms may have been

Celebrate Public Power Week with NRLP October 2
Sep 26, 2023

Appalachian State University's New River Light and Power (NRLP) will join over 2,000 not-for-profit public power utilities in celebration of...

App State's New River Light and Power celebrates Public Power Month of Giving
Sep 7, 2023

June 16, 2023

App State’s New River Light and Power celebrates Public Power Month of Giving

New River Light and Power receives Public Power Award of Excellence
Aug 31, 2023

Appalachian State's New River Light and Power has been awarded the 2022 Public Power Award of Excellence by ElectriCities of NC. 

App State’s New River Light and Power Scholarship awarded to 5 Watauga County students
Jun 29, 2023

Five future Mountaineers from Watauga County have been named recipients of Appalachian State University’s New River Light and Power (NRLP) S